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Davy Jones,

personification or spirit of the sea. The name is best known in the expression "Davy Jones's locker," meaning the bottom of the sea, to which drowned sailors go.

Jones, Davy:

see Davy JonesDavy Jones,
personification or spirit of the sea. The name is best known in the expression "Davy Jones's locker," meaning the bottom of the sea, to which drowned sailors go.
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Jones, Davy

personification of the ocean. [Br. and Am. Marine Slang: Leach, 298]
See: Sea
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Monkees' frontman Davy Jones surrounded by the chorus of Jack and the Beanstalk, in December, 1979 Picture: DEREK WRIGHT
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STEVE JONES, a son of former jockey Peter Jones and grandson of Gold Cup-winning rider Davy Jones, collected the coveted Racing Post/Coral Naps trophy for the jumps season yesterday, writes Graham Dench.
Causing Au14,000 of damage, the vehicle is seen stopping at one of the customer service counters, where her newly ex-boyfriend Davy Jones worked.
LAST week I received a phone call saying that Davy Jones had passed away -- I was immediately saddened to think that one of the characters from Pirates Of The Caribbean was no longer with us until it was pointed out that it wasn't him but one of The Monkees.
Following the untimely, sad death of Davy Jones (my first crush), it's time to unearth the band's albums again.
DAVY Jones was planning to tour again with The Monkees, bandmate Peter Tork revealed yesterday.